ENLIGHT Annual Meeting and Training 2018, London

from Monday, June 25, 2018 (8:30 AM) to Wednesday, June 27, 2018 (6:30 PM)
UCL

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Jun 25, 2018
Jun 26, 2018
Jun 27, 2018
AM
8:30 AM --- Registration and coffee ---
9:00 AM
Introduction (until 10:30 AM) ()
9:00 AM Lecture 1: Clinical potential of protons - Dr Yen-Ching Chang (Consultant in Clinical Oncology, UCLH)   ()
9:30 AM Lecture 2: Physics potential of protons - Richard Amos (UCL)   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:00 AM
Workshop 1 (until 12:30 PM) ()
11:00 AM Technology and infrastructure requirements of a proton beam therapy centre - Richard Amos   ()
11:45 AM Update on the UCLH Proton Beam Therapy Project - Andrew Poynter (Operational Lead - Proton Physics, UCLH)   ()
8:30 AM --- Coffee and Registration ---
9:00 AM
Welcome (until 9:30 AM) ()
9:00 AM Welcome and Introduction - Simon Jolly (University College London) Manjit Dosanjh (CERN)   ()
9:10 AM Current status of the UK proton service - Ran Mackay (The Christie)   ()
9:30 AM
Session I (until 11:00 AM) ()
9:30 AM Dosimetry for ion beam therapy: status and future challenges - Hugo Palmans (MedAustron/NPL)   ()
10:00 AM Dosimetry of stray radiation in conventional and proton therapy - results of WG9 EURADOS working group - Roger Harrison (University of Newcastle)   ()
10:15 AM Developing clinical proton dosimetry in ocular proton therapy since 1989 - Andrzej Kacperek (Clatterbridge)   ()
10:30 AM New on-line beam monitoring detectors - Simona Giordanengo (Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare / Torino)   ()
10:45 AM A Water Equivalent Range Calorimeter for Fast Quality Assurance - Laurent Kelleter (UCL)   ()
11:00 AM --- Coffee ---
11:30 AM
Session II (until 12:30 PM) ()
11:30 AM Clinical overview of significance of imaging - Richard Amos (UCL)   ()
11:50 AM CBCT and MRI in adaptive ion beam therapy - Katia Parodi (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)   ()
12:10 PM Dual energy CT - Hugo Bouchard (Montreal)   ()
9:00 AM
Session VI (until 11:00 AM) ()
9:00 AM Lessons from Proton Therapy and the Potential of Heavier Ions - Radhe Mohan (MD Anderson)   ()
9:15 AM Results from HIT - Juergen Debus (HIT)   ()
9:35 AM Results from CNAO - Roberto Orecchia (CNAO)   ()
9:55 AM Comparison of treatment plans with different light ions - Emanuele Scifoni (TIFPA)   ()
10:15 AM CERN: PIMMS2 Study - Maurizio Vretenar (CERN)   ()
10:30 AM Discussion session   ()
11:00 AM --- Coffee ---
11:30 AM
Session VII (until 1:00 PM) ()
11:30 AM Are particles more effective than X-rays in combined immunotherapy treatments? - Marco Durante (TIFPA-INFN)   ()
11:55 AM Observation of immunological responses to different types of beam - Samuel Valable (CNRS)   ()
12:20 PM Overview of the molecular interactions between radiotherapy and the immune system - Alan Melcher (ICR)   ()
12:45 PM Discussion session   ()
PM
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
1:30 PM
Workshop 2 (until 3:15 PM) ()
1:30 PM Demonstration of Eclipse treatment planning software - Reynald Vanderstraeten (Varian)   (Cluster Room B1.15A)
3:15 PM --- Coffee Break ---
3:30 PM
Workshop 3 (until 5:10 PM) ()
3:30 PM Introduction to CTRAD - Phil Evans (University of Surrey)   (Cruciform lecture theatre 1, B3. 04)
3:40 PM Design and challenges of proton vs photon trials - Gemma Eminowicz (UCL Cancer Institute)   ()
4:00 PM Patient perspectives - Helen Bulbeck (Braintrust and NCI)   ()
4:25 PM Understanding the role of quality assurance - Jonny Lee (RTTQA)   ()
4:50 PM Big data platforms / evaluation - Rush Patel (RTTQA)   ()
5:10 PM
Wrap Up and Close (until 5:30 PM) ()
7:00 PM --- Welcome reception ---
12:30 PM --- Lunch and Visits to UCLH PBT Site (cancelled) ---
2:00 PM
Session III (until 3:00 PM) ()
2:00 PM Prompt gamma spectroscopy for in-vivo range monitoring of proton and carbon ions - Joao Seco (HIT / DKFZ)   ()
2:20 PM 4D imaging - Antje Knopf (University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG))   ()
2:40 PM Proton CT - Simon Rit (Creatis, Lyon)   ()
3:00 PM --- Coffee ---
3:30 PM
Session IV (until 4:30 PM) ()
3:30 PM UK Patient Selection for Proton Beam Therapy - Raj Jena (University of Cambridge)   ()
3:50 PM Selection of candidates for proton therapy in a national multidisciplinary setting - the Danish experience - Cai Grau (Danish Center for Particle Therapy)   ()
4:10 PM Research informing patient selection and clinical trials in Manchester - Karen Kirkby (University of Manchester)   ()
4:30 PM
Session V (until 5:30 PM) ()
4:30 PM Clinical importance of re-irradiation, a trial proposal - Juliette Thariat (University of Caen and Centre François Baclesse)   ()
4:50 PM Particle therapy as a substitute for protons, BSC or surgery? - Piero Fossati (EBG MedAustron)   ()
5:10 PM Clinical Radiobiology of CNS Re-treatments with Photon or Particle Therapy - Bleddyn Jones (Gray Insititue, Univeristy of Oxford)   ()
6:45 PM --- Social event and dinner ---
1:00 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM
Session VIII - Manjit Dosanjh (CERN) Richard Amos Simon Jolly (University College London) (until 3:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM --- Coffee ---
3:30 PM
Session IX (until 5:30 PM) ()
3:30 PM Clinical case studies and outcomes for paediatrics - David Grosshans (MD Anderson)   ()
4:00 PM Paediatric patient selection - Yen-Ching Chang (UCLH)   ()
4:20 PM Biological rationale for PBT treatment, neutron dose - Klaus Trott (UCL / Munich)   ()
4:40 PM Experience with Paediatric Patients at Trento - Sabina Vennarini (Trento)   ()
5:00 PM Discussion session   ()
5:30 PM
ENLIGHT 2019 Announcement and Close - Richard Amos Manjit Dosanjh (CERN) Jacques Balosso (until 6:15 PM) ()
5:30 PM Status of EPTN - Damien Weber (PSI)   ()
5:45 PM ENLIGHT 2019 Announcement in Caen - Jacques Balosso (Caen / Grenoble)   ()
6:00 PM ENLIGHT 2018 Close - Richard Amos Manjit Dosanjh (CERN)   ()